Navigation Links
Once-daily INTUNIV (guanfacine) extended release tablets now available in US pharmacies
Date:11/9/2009

ion to the Shire ADHD portfolio. The availability of INTUNIV now allows physicians to prescribe the first and only nonscheduled alpha-2A receptor agonist indicated for the treatment of ADHD to help their patients manage a range of ADHD symptoms," said Michael Yasick, Senior Vice President of the ADHD Business Unit at Shire. "Shire is proud to provide physicians and the ADHD community with a novel treatment choice, which expands the range of available treatment options, allowing physicians to optimize the management of ADHD."

The commitment of Shire to making INTUNIV available for ADHD patients is consistent with the company's strategy to expand and diversify its ADHD portfolio, which now consists of four ADHD treatment options of scheduled and nonscheduled medicines in the United States and three medicines approved for the treatment of ADHD outside the United States.

About INTUNIV

The efficacy of INTUNIV in the treatment of ADHD was established in two, similarly designed, placebo-controlled clinical trials in children and adolescents aged 6 to 17 years who met Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-IV (DSM-IV) criteria for ADHD. Statistically significant improvements were reported by investigators, parents, and teachers.

The first pivotal trial was a phase III, double-blind, parallel-group trial, in which investigators randomized 345 children aged 6 to 17 years to either a placebo or a fixed 2-mg, 3-mg, or 4-mg dose of INTUNIV given once daily during an eight-week period. The second pivotal trial was a phase III, double-blind, parallel-group trial, in which investigators randomized 324 children aged 6 to 17 years to either a placebo or a fixed 1-mg, 2-mg, 3-mg, or 4-mg dose of INTUNIV given once daily during a nine-week period, with the 1 mg assigned only to patients weighing less than 50 kg (110 lbs).

In both trials, doses were increased in increments of 1 mg per week, and investigators eval
'/>"/>

Contact: Matt Cabrey
mcabrey@shire.com
484-595-8248
Porter Novelli
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. MEDA Receives FDA Approval of New ASTEPRO(R) (azelastine HCl) Nasal Spray 0.15%, the First and Only Once-Daily Nasal Antihistamine
2. FDA Approves Lamictal(R)XR(TM); An Extended-Release Once-Daily, New Generation Treatment for Epilepsy
3. Photo: Levemir(R) Once-Daily Substantially Lowered Average Blood Sugar Levels of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes in TITRATE(R) Study
4. New Once-Daily RYZOLT(TM) (tramadol HCl extended-release tablets) Now Available in the U.S.
5. Aplenzin(TM), the Only Single Tablet Once-Daily Treatment for Depression at All Doses, Now Available in the United States
6. Surveyed Neurologists in Both the U.S. and Europe Would Welcome an Antiepileptic Drug That is Administered Once-Daily
7. Labopharm to host conference call to discuss FDA approval of once-daily RYZOLT(TM) on Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 8:30 a.m. (ET)
8. Labopharm Announces FDA Approval of Once-Daily RYZOLT(TM) (Tramadol HCL Extended Release Tablets) for Management of Moderate to Moderately Severe Chronic Pain
9. European Committee for Human Medicinal Products (CHMP) Issues Positive Opinion for Once-Daily PREZISTA(R) (Darunavir) as Part of Combination Therapy for Treatment-Naive Adults With HIV-1
10. Once-Daily Combo Works for New HIV Patients
11. Labopharms Once-Daily Tramadol Product Launched in South Korea, Australia, Romania and Austria
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... The City of West Hollywood hosted a news conference ... 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Roe v. Wade, which ... since the Roe vs. Wade decision and the fight to protect ... said City of West Hollywood Councilmember Abbe Land. “We need to ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Gabe’s Chemo Duck Program is pleased to announce the release ... for kids with cancer. The Chemo Duck App, available on iTunes ... enjoyable games to help children of all ages living with cancer ... keep kids entertained, educated and at ease while waiting for clinic ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 23, 2015 VogueQueen is a seasoned ... prices and many designers are thrilled to have it lead ... announces its new collection of prom dresses for the global ... drive the strategic vision and he focuses on continuing the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Angelweddingdress is a famous wedding dress company offering many trendy ... on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest. The fans will have an ... lottery every week. , Moreover, the company has extended its ... Angelweddingdress homepage for more information. , Angelweddingdress is ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 23, 2015 AngelWeddingDress, the premier ... 2015 maternity wedding dresses. View website of ... looking for maternity wedding dresses online for a bridal ... with high quality for them. Its maternity wedding dresses ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Chemo Duck Launches First App Ever Created for Kids with Cancer 2Health News:Chemo Duck Launches First App Ever Created for Kids with Cancer 3Health News:VogueQueen Unveils New Designs of Prom Dresses for 2015 2Health News:Angelweddingdress Invites Its Customers To Follow It On Facebook, Twitter, And Pinterest 2Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2
... of the disease , , THURSDAY, Jan. 31 (HealthDay News) ... with severe and non-severe asthma, something that could help ... to treatment. , The study, from the Severe Asthma ... asthma and 382 people with mild or moderate asthma. ...
... Corporation (NYSE: HMN ) will release its fourth ... market closes. The,earnings press release will be available shortly ... at http://www.horacemann.com .,Management will host a conference call ... at 10:00 a.m. ET., The call will be ...
... Jan. 31 MedWaves, Inc. announces the receipt,of ... System for general surgery use for the coagulation ... of a microwave generator,and single patient use sterile ... of a product portfolio and indications for use ...
... Jan. 31 Wild Child, an Australian-based,natural health care ... family products containing only natural or nature identical ingredients,announced ... be available in,44 states across the United States through ... and CEO Leanne Preston said the agreement was the,result ...
... University of Oregon scientists say they have identified a ... cells to form into muscles in zebrafish. , Much ... go to lunch, the trigger gene, which is identified ... for muscle formation to begin, a process known as ...
... is a company with a renowned track record ... high throughput technologies. Genomatix algorithms include optimized fast ... complete genome annotation in terms of transcriptome and ... databases in this specific content by a factor ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Severe Asthma Unlike Mild Asthma 2Health News:Horace Mann Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call 2Health News:MedWaves, Inc. Announces Receipt of United States Food and Drug Administration 510k Clearance to Market Its Patented Microwave Coagulation/Ablation System 2Health News:Wild Child's 'Quit Nits' Offers a Safe, Natural Alternative to Current Toxic Head Lice Products 2Health News:Wild Child's 'Quit Nits' Offers a Safe, Natural Alternative to Current Toxic Head Lice Products 3Health News:Oregon researchers find trigger gene for muscle development 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI ), a medical device company ... treat voiding dysfunctions, today reported financial results for the ... Global revenue for the Company,s Urgent ®  PC Neuromodulation ... revenue record, as compared to $3.9 million in the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pivotal Therapeutics Inc. (OTCQX:PVTTF; CSE:PVO), ("Pivotal" or the ... therapies for cardiovascular disease and overall health is pleased to ... 2014 and its outlook for 2015 from the CEO, Mr. ... We would like to take this opportunity to share ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... MINNEAPOLIS , Jan. 22, 2015  Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ: ... launched Ella, the first member of the new Simple ... ProteinSimple brand.  This launch represents the re-branding of the ... The Simple Plex platform is a transformative immunoassay technology ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 2Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 3Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 4Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 5Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 6Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 7Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 8Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 9Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 10Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 11Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 12Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 13Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 14Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 15Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 16Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 17Uroplasty Reports Record Revenue in Fiscal Third Quarter 18Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 2Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 3Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 4Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 5Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 6Pivotal Therapeutics: Year in Review and CEO Update 7Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 2Bio-Techne Launches Simple Plex Platform 3
... DIEGO, Dec. 14, 2010 Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC ... developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious disease and ... to present at the U.S. Department of Health and ... 2011.  The Aethlon Medical presentation entitled: "A Broad Spectrum ...
... Calif., Dec. 14, 2010 Cell Biosciences, Inc. today ... and Devices for Analyte Detection" by the United States ... a key element of intellectual property related to NanoPro ... family directed towards the detection of specific proteins in ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Aethlon Medical Announces Presentation at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services BARDA Industry Day 2Aethlon Medical Announces Presentation at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services BARDA Industry Day 3Aethlon Medical Announces Presentation at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services BARDA Industry Day 4
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and ... and development. ARUP offers an extensive test ... tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned ... clients include more than half of the ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: